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National Night Out is an annual event designed to strengthen the community by encouraging neighborhoods to engage stronger relationships with each other and with local law enforcement partners. Live Caribbean Stud Poker. Doors open at 7 p. Retrieved 20 December Fans from across the tri-state area will descend on Empire City to see the performance before Black 47 makes its scheduled St. Enjoy special events that include magical story time, free family nights and fitness first Fridays.
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Empire City Casino is usually a stop for many comedians on their way to New York City, giving the public the chance to see their favorite jokesters before they hit the Big Apple and for a better bargain too. Rooney smoking his omnipresent cigar. In addition, when guests order one of the specialty burgers, they will receive a National Hamburger Month card which will get stamped.
Choose from a wonderful array of salads and antipasto, which includes garden salads and an array of cheeses. The carving station features savory offerings of Honey Mustard Glazed Ham. Save room for the desserts featuring homemade cupcakes, cookies and fresh fruit. The Vegas-style tournaments will be held at Empire City April 19 th , 20 th and 21 st from 5: Each promotional date, from 2: To participate, Empire Club Members must be playing any slot machine or electronic table game with an Empire Club Card inserted at the time of the drawing.
The oldest and most esteemed amateur event in the U. The official installation of Mr. The Pipes and Drums of the Police Emerald Society of Westchester, comprised of police officers from many of the 39 Police Departments within the County of Westchester will also perform. Empire Club Members can visit a Promotions Booth starting at Dukes, known for his zany song parodies and wacky holiday advice tips, will be on hand for both AFC match ups.
Kickoff is at 4: The toys and coats will be distributed through Catholic Charities community agencies to families in need. The toy and coat drive has become a holiday tradition at Empire City Casino and thousands of toys and coats have been donated since when the campaign was first launched. Players can also try a hand on the newly-added electronic blackjack or three-card poker tables, or sit down at a slot machine for the chance at a jackpot to celebrate the arrival of the New Year.
Empire City will be accepting donations every day throughout the month-long drive at the main promotions booth. The items will be delivered to Catholic Charities-supported agencies for the Christmas holidays. Empire City has been aggressive in its roll out of the new machines in an effort to boost revenues and help retain the billions New York residents spend at casinos in neighboring states. Blackjack fans are enjoying the advanced technology offered by more than new Blackjack seats at Empire City.
Nearly positions will be available in the coming months, with an additional added in the near future. Players confirm that this new, high-tech Blackjack allows for a faster pace of play without the intimidation of live tables yet plays exactly as traditional casino Blackjack, sans handheld cards and chips.
The game sets up betting stations with a virtual dealer offering electronic cards, and players make decisions such as whether to hit or stand via touchscreen. Rooney, son of Steelers founder Art J. As a family-run business, Rooney considers each employee to be a member of his extended family and works to create and maintain a diverse workforce.
Nearly two-thirds of the current workforce identifies as either minority or female, and over half of the management team does as well. Cara is now 25, and will be married later this month. A world-class event, the International Trot returns after a year hiatus. Horses and drivers representing Norway, Sweden, Italy, France, Canada and the United States will compete to win the richest purse in the history of the famed Yonkers Raceway.
Originally hosted at Roosevelt Raceway for nearly thirty years, the International Trot was taken over by Yonkers Raceway when Roosevelt permanently closed its doors in Yonkers staged the International for seven years thereafter. Similarly, fall means football to many. And while football fans across the state know the Rooney name from the legendary Pittsburgh Steelers, few likely know it is the investment of Tim Rooney, son of Steelers founder Art J.
For the first time, the competition will be held on two nights. Policemen, firemen and emergency medical technicians across the area are welcome to dine for free, guests of first responders will enjoy a discounted rate. The luncheon will be held in the Empire Terrace Restaurant from Vos has been a regular guest on Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn. For most, that means new clothes, shoes, and lots of school supplies. But for many, getting the school supplies their children need to start the year off right can be a financial burden.
That initiative just received a huge boost with the donation of new backpacks from Empire City Casino. Therefore, it was fitting to have a group of military service members from WWP in the audience when the Grammy-nominated artist brought down the house at the August 9th outdoor summer concert. The effort became a global phenomenon with more than 17 million videos of people taking the challenge being posted on Facebook last year. On Sunday, August 2 at 2pm hundreds will gather trackside at Yonkers Raceway where Quinn will lead participants in a simultaneous ice bucket challenge to reignite the viral social media movement through the month of August to benefit ALS research.
On the five Thursdays of July — July 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th — from Tickets for Kenny Rogers and Trace Adkins are on sale now. Lynyrd Skynyrd tickets go on sale Monday, June 8, at 9: As the largest private employer in the fourth largest city in New York, the casino has nearly employees.
A new initiative is underway to bring personal finance education to the workplace to help employees make better-informed financial decisions. A few years ago Empire City implemented a wellness initiative to raise awareness, educate and encourage employees to make better choices when it comes to their health.
This month, the focus is personal finance with a five-week program that will bring various banking experts on property to speak one-on-one with employees. Yonkers, NY on Saturday, May 2. Cherie Czerniowski, who oversees slot operations at Empire City, announced that when it hits, it will be the largest jackpot ever to be won at the casino and, she stressed that it can only be won in Yonkers. Contestants will register between 2: The winners will be announced at 5 pm, after being chosen by a blue ribbon panel of judges.
Doors will open at 7: All patrons will receive a free drink ticket. Elite Club and Presidents Club members gain free admission to the show. All patrons receive a free drink ticket. Three championship bouts and a trio of semi-final divisions will highlight the action-packed card. The slots are hot at Empire City Casino. The lucky win was registered on the Wheel of Fortune slot machine at Areas of expertise vary widely and include lawn care, ground maintenance for golf courses, parks and recreation, universities, cemeteries, arborist, sales and manufacturing, irrigation and more.
We thank our elected representatives, businesses and community groups who made a strong and convincing case that any effort to site a new casino not jeopardize the nearly jobs and billions of dollars Empire City provides for education and other government services.
Empire City is hoping residents will help them change that. A foot Christmas Tree will be lit at 6: Self-proclaimed foodies, and even the average glutton with a passion for great food and drink, will delight in this find - a holiday kick-off event being held this Friday, November 14th from 6: The event offers 4 hours of beer, wine and signature cocktails, two separate tasting sessions, dessert, dancing and bowling. Whether you're a beer lover or not, you're probably aware of the sweeping craft beer movement that has taken our country by storm.
Based on data gathered by the Brewers Association, the United States is home to over 2, craft breweries and hundreds more continue to open. Tens of thousands of hospitality industry workers from around the country are expected to attend, while industry leading companies and business personnel will share their latest products and services. These sessions, held on Sunday, November 9th at 1: Saturday, October 11, 4: The Harvest Festival is slated from 4: Representatives from the Susan G.
Post time is 5: McIntyre will be recognized for her significant contributions to the local community, as well as the broader Irish-American community. McIntyre hails from Belmullet, Co. Mayo in Ireland, the eldest of nine children. Thirty-two years ago while working in the hotel industry, fate stepped in and introduced McIntyre to June and Timothy Rooney during their visit to Ireland. Registration opens at 9am. The walk starts at 10am. To register now and participate, sponsor the event, build a Walk team, or for more information please visit walk.
NYBC reports that while it is distributing more blood than last year at this time, the summer vacation months have been particularly hard on blood donations and supplies. It was Hunger Action Day, and the canopy at the casino entrance was lit bright orange in the color symbolic of the fight against hunger.
Go Orange to End Hunger is a month-long campaign that will help create awareness of a problem that affects 49 million Americans in the United States. Hunger Action Month, held in September, is a nationwide campaign mobilizing the public to take action against the issue of hunger.
Organized by Feeding America, a nationwide network of food banks, the campaign brings greater attention to the issue of hunger in America and promotes ways for individuals everywhere to get involved with the movement. The Annual Fall Harvest Festival includes family-fun events such as pony rides, face painting, a pumpkin patch, musical entertainment and more.
Music fans will enjoy the incredible musical talents of the best country, pop, and rock artists spanning over four decades of music every Sunday evening in July and August. Empire City Casino announced a social media contest using Facebook and Twitter that will award winners with VIP platinum seating and a meet and greet for each concert.
Winners will receive two platinum seats to the concert indicated in the image they shared or retweeted, as well as a VIP meet and greet with the band or artist. The undercard broadcast begins at 8: Rooney, Chairman of H. The CYO gala once again convened a dynamic group of nearly New Yorkers from the worlds of business, philanthropy, culture, law, media, politics and religion who share a deep concern for youth and their healthy development and spiritual growth.
Accompanying Kola on the show will be featured comedian Grant Lyon, a west coast native who has performed across the country. Elite Club members gain free admission to the show. Fans can watch the exhilarating action from every angle. It is home to veterans of all kinds: But this Saturday, the veteran contingent will grow at Yonkers Raceway, as military veterans step onto the track and take the reins as part of a HorseAbility for Heroes program.
Iapalucci will be joined by featured artist, Joe Matarese, sharing his personal reflections. A pair of Bronx natives collide in the lb. Another pair of championship contests have yet to be announced. School 9, a Yonkers elementary school for nearly grade pre-K-9 students, has been no exception.
The lack of outdoor play opportunities directly contributes to high rates of childhood obesity, diabetes, asthma and other health problems.
But the lucky students at Yonkers School 9 found some angels in a local community organization that is coming to their rescue. To do that, they need to raise a significant amount of money. There will be four Semi-Final bouts, two each in the lb. Female division and lb. Open, as well as at least three Championship contests. For more information log onto www. Doors open at 6: These in-demand tickets will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis only at the door on fight night.
Tickets and seating are limited. On November 8, the 25th anniversary of their first show in the Bronx, the celebrated Irish-American rock band will play one final gig before moving onto greener pastures. On Sunday, March 16, from 2: Fans from across the tri-state area will descend on Empire City to see the performance before Black 47 makes its scheduled St. The band will keep the St.
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A wide variety of packages and places, including Dan Rooney's Sports Pub, are in the football viewing party lineup. If you care about beer, have no fear, Pinch American Grill features New York craft beers on tap, and for the very thirsty, there are pour-your-own tableside taps.
A fellow family-owned company, Jams, of Costa Mesa, California, delivered some west coast warmth through its generous donation of new toys for New York children in need. The distribution team quickly went to work searching through hundreds of coats seeking out sizes for members of the families they knew were without warm coats this winter. Empire City will be accepting the donations every day throughout the drive at promotions booth.
The items will be presented to Catholic Charities and their supported agencies for the Christmas holidays. The expansion includes two new restaurants, along with a craft cocktail lounge featuring retro bowling lanes, 30, square feet of new gaming space and an expansive new casino entrance. A dramatic curved facade features over 45 feet of frameless low iron glass in a foot arc that creates a backdrop to the entry canopy and a window onto the interior of the casino.
This jaw-dropping display is the largest structure of its kind in North America. Contestants perform their favorite songs every week in front of a rotating panel of judges, showcasing their singing talent week after week. Starting from auditions in April, our top 16 have come a long way!
Summer is traditionally a critical time for blood supplies but this year levels are especially low and each donation made has the potential to affect the lives of three patients in need.
Gary Pretlow and Shelley Mayer, are co-hosting the blood drive and urging their constituencies to participate. Applicants will have the opportunity to explain why they want to be a contestant on "The Price Is Right," and two lucky winners from the New York Contestant Search will be flown to Los Angeles to see the show and have a chance to be called as a contestant on "The Price is Right!
Hosted in the Good Time Room, doors open at 7: All attendees also receive a free drink ticket. Born in Long Island, Rogell quickly rose through the club ranks and established himself as one of the top working stand ups in the country. Gregg performs regularly at all the New York City comedy clubs and tours nationally as a headliner at clubs, colleges, corporate and charity events.
He also performs in Europe, where he has appeared on several popular television programs. He recently completed a documentary with the BBC in association with Comedy Central, and in was one of the featured performers in the critically acclaimed film "The Aristocrats. Available positions include bartenders, servers, cooks, steward supervisors, floor supervisors, valet attendant and cage cashier.
Astorino says is good for the county, its taxpayers and its businesses. By building on the momentum of our Meet Me in Westchester branding campaign, we have significantly increased awareness of what the county has to offer visitors and residents. Key design and architectural direction on the project include the firm of Roman and Williams, interior designers of the Ace and Standard hotels in New York City, and Richard H.
The nostalgic interior design was inspired by s classic vintage diners and the Bisiluro Damolnar Le Mans race car. The "diner-like" convivial seat, premium casual restaurant is open for lunch and dinner daily. We've all had our share of late night snacks and early morning eggs at the diner after the big night out. Press credential requests must: Include the number of press credentials needed; 2. Be sent from an official media outlet email account or be faxed on media outlet letterhead with the signature of the requestor; 3.
Include names of all working media personnel who will receive the credentials, i. Specify whether personal one-on-one interview with band is preferred not all interview requests can be fulfilled. Torres' upbeat style will keep the dance floor humming as she performs live at an intimate engagement in the Entertainment Lounge. The Bronx-born Torres, whose show airs Sundays from p. Hosted in the Good Time Room, the doors open at 7: Empire City Casino announces its sizzling Summer Concert Series lineup which includes an exciting mix of musical talent.
In the market for a new car? The jackpot is a Audi A5 Coupe. Free Kentucky Derby Exacta Box: There is a limit of one ticket per Empire Club Member, while supplies last. The report by the New York Gaming Association NYGA highlights the Yonkers facility as one of the most successful racetracks and casinos in the country attracting more than 8 million visitors last year.
That's because "3," represented the number of one-pound bags of rice--long grain and enriched, to be precise--that were scooped, weighed, twist-tied and labeled Tuesday afternoon when volunteers from Yonkers Raceway, its driving colony, Empire City and the Standardbred Owners of New York assisted the Food Bank for Westchester. It was the second visit by the Raceway Gang to the mammoth warehouse in Elmsford, located about 20 minutes north of Yonkers. Dozens of participants, including leading drivers Jason Bartlett, Brent Holland, Mark MacDonald, Larry Stalbaum and Jordan Stratton, were adorned in get-to-work chic, complete with aprons, hair nets and gloves.
The event, which includes a tour of the huge operation, is scheduled from PM. The fruits of all this labor are eventually seen countywide, as the Food Bank continues to reach out to the neediest in its area. Gamers delight in trying their luck on more than 5, slot machines, electronic sic bo, baccarat, craps, and roulette games. The nearly acre property offers live musical entertainment six days a week, Wednesday night comedy shows, and year-round harness racing on the historic Yonkers Raceway track.
The funds will be directed to New Yorkers recovering in all five boroughs, as well as Westchester. In hard-hit neighborhoods, mobile food pantries were deployed, crucial supplies needed by survivors were delivered, and hundreds of volunteers were coordinated to help with clean-up efforts.
It will be a holiday family affair with Free Admission for children and adults alike, and will feature Carolers, complimentary hot chocolate, apple cider, cookies, and nuts for all. Claus is slated for 6: The Cassini casino-themed ornaments include: Dice, Roulette wheels, the Queen of Hearts card and Moons.
Empire Club Members can swipe their club card at any promotions kiosk to win free play on those dates. Visit the Gotham Palace promotions booth to donate a new, unwrapped toy, or a gently used or new coat. All proceeds will be donated to Catholic Charities. By matching those funds dollar for dollar, our employees and customers will know that their generosity can go a long way in this effort.